The Detective Section of the Morgan City Police Department investigates all major felony cases and other felony, and misdemeanor cases, which cannot be completely and thoroughly investigated by uniform patrol officers.
Criminal Investigations Division
John M. Schaff
Lieutenant Schaff has been serving the Morgan City Police Department since 1998. He has served the department in many different capacities such as Corrections, Patrol, Canine Officer, Narcotics, Sergeant, and his current position Lieutenant of Investigations which supervises the Detective and Narcotic Units. Lieutenant Schaff also supervises the K-9 Unit. Lieutenant Schaff is charged with the Neighborhood Watch Program and serves as the departments Public Information Officer. Lieutenant Schaff is also a certified instructor in the use of TASER.
Ricky L. Hartley
Sergeant Hartley has been serving with the Morgan City Police Deparment since 2006. Sergeant Hartley has served the department in many different capacities such as Patrol, Narcotics, and his current position of supervising the criminal investigations division.